Now hiring in the Tri-Cities

Now hiring in the Tri-Cities

Officials with Publix said the new store in Johnson City is now hiring.

According to store officials, they are hiring “in all departments including bakery, customer service, deli, grocery, meat, seafood, and produce.”

The store is under construction at 509 N. State of Franklin Road.

Publix officials told News Channel 11 the Johnson City store should be open before the end of 2021.

Jobs range from part-time to full-time and range from $10 to $18 per hour, according to Publix officials.

In order to apply to work at the Johnson City location, you must enter the store number “1633” in the link above.


ActivePure Technologies, previously known as Aerus, has experienced an increased demand for their continuous surface and air purification systems. To meet the demand, they’re looking to immediately hire 50 new employees at their Bristol, VA location. The company has raised its minimum wage to $15 an hour to fill positions in manufacturing, distribution, customer service and information technology.

You can find more information on ActivePure Technologies job openings here.


The Tennessee Department of Corrections and the Department of Labor and Workforce is hosting a second chance job fair on Friday, Jan. 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The virtual job fair is for Tennesseans with a criminal record who are looking for employment. Those participating will be able to network and interview with local and regional companies.

They will also have the opportunity to work with career coaches and interview experts.

Tennessee Department of Corrections spokesperson Robert Reburn says may be offered immediate opportunities.

Employers can register to participate here.

Jobseekers can register to participate here.